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Eulaliopsis Honda in Bot, Mag., Tokyo. 38:56. 1924. Bor, Fl. Assam 5:333. 1940; Sultan & Stewart, Grasses W. Pak. 1:83. 1958; Bor, Grasses Burma Ceyl. Ind. Pak. 158. 1960; Bor in Rech. f., Fl. Iran.70:522. 1970.

  • Pollinidium Stapf ex Haines

    Tufted perennials with woolly base. Leaf-blades folded or convolute, wiry; ligule a dense ciliate fringe. Inflorescence composed of (1-)2-4 subdigitate racemes, terminal on the culms, the common axis (if present) shorter than the racemes; racemes fragile, conspicuously hairy, bearing paired similar spikelets. Spikelets 2-flowered, falling entire, dorsally compressed; callus obtuse; lower glume sub-chartaceous, convex on the back, the margins neither hyaline nor inflexed, obtuse or acute, 2-3-toothed; upper glume boat-shaped, 2-toothed and mucronate or shortly awned in the sinus; lower floret male with hyaline lemma; upper floret bisexual, the lemma hyaline, linear, minutely 2-toothed and awned from the sinus; palea shorter; stamens 3; caryopsis ellipsoid.

    A genus of 2 species in South and Southeast Asia; 1 species occurs in Pakistan.

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